The Brooks Automation, Inc. (BRKS) Shares Bought by Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC

Gladys Abbott
July 9, 2017

Vident Investment Advisory LLC now owns 77,387 shares of the semiconductor company's stock worth $1,321,000 after buying an additional 2,389 shares during the last quarter. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 25.1% on a year-over-year basis. About 540,630 shares traded.

Brooks Automation, Inc. has a one year low of $10.82 and a one year high of $30.23. (NASDAQ:SPSC) is a huge mover today! About 88,872 shares traded. It has underperformed by 4.91% the S&P500.The move comes after 6 months negative chart setup for the $1.07 billion company. It was reported on Jul, 5 by Barchart.com. The stock increased 3.80% or $0.85 during the last trading session, reaching $23.2.

Analysts await LSI Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPSC) to report earnings on July, 26. During the same period past year, the business earned $0.07 EPS. The semiconductor company reported $0.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.03. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock.

Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. It indicates oversold and overbought price levels for a stock. Brooks Automation had 12 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Northland Capital has "Outperform" rating and $87 target. Pacific Crest downgraded the stock to "Sector Weight" rating in Wednesday, February 8 report. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell. The insider Smerklo Michael A sold $45,119. Tudor Inv Corporation Et Al holds 0.01% or 15,856 shares.

SPS Commerce, Inc.is a provider of cloud supply chain management solutions, providing network-proven fulfillment, sourcing and item assortment management solutions, along with retail performance analytics. It has a 32.57 P/E ratio.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.2 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.30, from 1.23 in 2016Q3. Kcg Holding Inc owns 26,534 shares. 39 funds opened positions while 91 raised stakes. 522,067 shares of the company's stock were exchanged. Ranger Invest Management Limited Partnership holds 351,898 shares. Kalmar Inc De invested in 1.28% or 245,093 shares. A copy of the Agreement is attached as Exhibit 2.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference. New Jersey Better Educational Savings holds 5,000 shares or 0.32% of its portfolio. 22,795 are owned by Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado. (NASDAQ:SPSC) for 115,400 shares. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 2nd were given a dividend of $0.10 per share. Tennessee-based Ftb Advsr Inc has invested 0% in SPS Commerce, Inc. Tfs Cap Ltd Com has 14,857 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. (NASDAQ:BRKS) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement appeared first on Market Exclusive. Howe Rusling Inc reported 1,335 shares. Kennedy Cap Management holds 0.12% or 731,409 shares. Quantbot Technology Lp has 43 shares. Trexquant Investment L P has 66,600 shares. It also reduced Mosaic Co New (NYSE:MOS) stake by 67,265 shares and now owns 227,187 shares. Viasat Inc (NASDAQ:VSAT) was raised too. Needham maintained Brooks Automation, Inc (NASDAQ:BRKS) on Thursday, February 2 with "Buy" rating. They expect $0.08 EPS, up 33.33% or $0.02 from last year's $0.06 per share. BRKS's profit will be $20.79M for 19.36 P/E if the $0.29 EPS becomes a reality. (NASDAQ:BRKS) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Tuesday morning. Therefore 60% are positive. The company was maintained on Thursday, February 4 by B. Riley & Co. The rating was maintained by Needham with "Buy" on Friday, November 6.

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Brooks Automation (BRKS) opened at 23.20 on Tuesday. The legal version of this piece can be read at https://www.thestockobserver.com/2017/07/08/brooks-automation-inc-brks-downgraded-by-zacks-investment-research-updated.html. The stock has "Buy" rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, October 12. Citigroup Inc. upped their target price on shares of Brooks Automation to $26.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Monday, March 20th.

Investors sentiment is 1.16 in Q4 2016. Its the same as in 2016Q3.

A number of hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Tiaa Cref Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0% invested in Brooks Automation, Inc (NASDAQ:BRKS).

Brooks Automation, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKS)'s shares may have a significant upside to the consensus target of 27.75, but how has it been performing relative to the market? Axa stated it has 221,888 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Granahan Mngmt Ma, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 3.16M shares. Shell Asset owns 43,724 shares. Takes Position in Brooks Automation, Inc. Moreover, Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky has 0% invested in Brooks Automation, Inc (NASDAQ:BRKS). D E Shaw And Co accumulated 68,640 shares. Northern reported 272,900 shares. Royal Natl Bank Of Canada holds 0% or 45,533 shares in its portfolio. Jacobs Levy Equity Mgmt Inc owns 52,726 shares or 0.02% of their USA portfolio. $163,493 worth of Brooks Automation, Inc (NASDAQ:BRKS) was sold by Joseph Jason. Federated Invsts Pa accumulated 381 shares or 0% of the stock. Blackrock Institutional Tru Na has 0% invested in Brooks Automation, Inc (NASDAQ:BRKS). 1,977 shares were sold by Jarzynka David, worth $51,639.

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